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We see further reflection on sequence in Haviv Kaptzon’s installation “The Desert and the Flood.” However it is not the sequence of the flow of water under discussion but the range of wetness that leads to new and holistic thinking about streams. The wetness of the basin is the inspiration for a fictional narrative that brings together myth and history, the past and the future in the shadow of the nightmarish predictions of global warming and the drying up of water sources. The piece has two simultaneous layers, that of wall drawing and that of video-screening, which create tension between the permanent and temporary dimensions. This tension also returns in the three stories told by a formless entity that leads us in the story of creation on the axis of time toward an apocalyptic future. 

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 The CDA's archives are operating with the support of the Ostrovsky Family Fund and Artis
 

The Desert and the Flood

We see further reflection on sequence in Haviv Kaptzon’s installation “The Desert and the Flood.” However it is not the sequence of the flow of water under discussion but the range of wetness that leads to new and holistic thinking about streams. The wetness of the basin is the inspiration for a fictional narrative that brings together myth and history, the past and the future in the shadow of the nightmarish predictions of global warming and the drying up of water sources. The piece has two simultaneous layers, that of wall drawing and that of video-screening, which create tension between the permanent and temporary dimensions. This tension also returns in the three stories told by a formless entity that leads us in the story of creation on the axis of time toward an apocalyptic future. 

 The CDA's archives are operating with the support of the Ostrovsky Family Fund and Artis
 

 The CDA's archives are operating with the support of the Ostrovsky Family Fund and Artis
 

Water Affair
Avital Barak
Udi Edelman